HEE: Y&H Contacts

In the FAQ below are how to contact the right person within the school of emergency medicine.

The Heads of School

The current head of school is:

Jeremy Till  jeremy.till@hee.nhs.uk

Who should I contact for information about my program?

Please contact the EMSupport via email emsupport.yh@hee.nhs.uk

The relevant staff members are listed below;

Medical Workforce Manager

Calum Smith

Programme Support Coordinator

Caroline Siddle

Programme Support Officer

Grace Coggill

Programme Support Administrator Tara Hickey


Who should I contact about queries with my ACCS program?

Year 1 - 2  emsupport.yh@hee.nhs.uk

Year 3 - Acute Medicine medicine.yh@hee.nhs.uk 

Year 3 - Anaesthetics anaesthetics.yh@hee.nhs.uk

Year 3 - Emergency Medicine emsupport.yh@hee.nhs.uk


How to I contact my training programme director?

Please contact the relevant TPD via email

North/East Yorkshire

Emergency Medicine

CT1-ST6  - TBC

ST1 & ST2  (ACCS) Simon Long  simon.long@hey.nhs.uk

ST3 (DRE-EM)  & HST Elizabeth Herrieven  elizabeth.herrieven@hey.nhs.uk

Acute medicine (east & south)         

CT1-CT2 ACCS Sachin Thakur Sachin.Thakur@york.nhs.uk


CT1-CT2 ACCS Nirmala Soundararajan Nirmala.Soundararajan@hey.nhs.uk

South Yorkshire

Emergency Medicine                       

CT1-CT3 ACCS & DRE-EM  Chris Connolly  Chris.Connolly@sth.nhs.uk

ST4-ST6 Ben Cooper ben.cooper@sth.nhs.uk


CT1-CT2 ACCS    Amanda Nair   amanda.nair@sth.nhs.uk

West Yorkshire

Emergency Medicine                       

CT1-CT2 ACCS Robert Birkinshaw  robert.birkinshaw@cht.nhs.uk

CT3 ACCS & DRE-EM Hooman Jafari hooman.jafari@nhs.net 

ST4-ST6 Manou Sundararaj  Sundararaj.manou@nhs.net


CT1-CT2 Sue Walwyn  sue.walwyn@midyorks.nhs.uk



How can I contact one of the educational training leads?

Please contact the relevant Education Lead Clinician by email;

CT1-3 & Emergency Medicine Simulation

Andy Davies andrew1.davies@nhs.net


Arran Gaunt arrangaunt@nhs.net


Mohit Arora mohit.arora@nhs.net


How do I contact my EM college/specialty tutor?

North/East Yorkshire


Biju Cherian Biju.Cherian@hey.nhs.uk



Steve Crane steven.crane@york.nhs.uk

Joan Clancy  joan.clancy@york.nhs.uk


Ajay Chawla ajay.chawla@nhs.net


Victoria Holloway Victoria.Holloway@hdft.nhs.uk


Ed Smith   Ed.Smith@York.nhs.uk

South Yorkshire


Jane Terris Jane.Terris@rothgen.nhs.uk


Rob Jones robertjones5@nhs.net


Juan Ballesteros juan.ballesteros@nhs.net

Sheffield Children's Hospital       

Cath Rimmer catherine.rimmer@sch.nhs.uk

John Rayner  john.rayner1@nhs.net

Northern General, Sheffield         

Chris Connolly chris.connolly@sth.nhs.uk

West Yorkshire


Dominic Hewitt Dominic.Hewitt@anhst.nhs.uk


Farzana Khan Farzana.Khan1@bthft.nhs.uk

Calderdale (Halifax & Huddersfield)       

Rob Birkinshaw Robert.Birkinshaw@cht.nhs.uk

Leeds (LGI & SJUH)           

Annin Dasgupta  anin.dasgupta@nhs.net

Sarah Higgins  sarah.higgins7@nhs.net


How do I contact the team who administrates the educational courses in the school?

Please contact

Alice White  alice.white2@nhs.net

Alternatively please contact Fiona Spiers f.spiers@nhs.net 

Who is the Chair of the Regional College Board?

The current chair is Mr Graham Johnson graham.johnson3@nhs.net

Does the school of Emergency Medicine have a Facebook Group?

The school of Emergency Medicine has a facebook group, where communications about training courses, ARCP, and general news will be posted.

If you search for Yorkshire and Humber School of Medicine and provide your link to the school, if valid you will be approved to join.